Betty Joyce Benoit Wilson, a native of Plaisance, LA and resident of Prairieville, LA, passed away peacefully at Carpenter House of St. Joseph Hospice in Baton Rouge, LA on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 11:34 a.m. She was 83 yrs. old. Visitation at Ascension Funeral Home, 426 W. New River St., Gonzales, LA, on Friday, October 26, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Visiting on Saturday from 8:00 a.m. until service at 10:00 a.m. by Bro. James May of Victory Temple Church in Prairieville. Burial to follow at Bellevue Memorial Park, 4833 Hwy. 182 South, Opelousas, LA, at 1:00 p.m. Survived by a daughter, Mary Wilson Brouillette of Prairieville; a son, Ricky James Wilson of Prairieville; a daughter, Cindy Marie Wilson Normand and husband, Johnny Normand of Prairieville; four grandchildren, Amanda Lynn Brouillette, Johnny Normand Jr. and wife, Nicole Bourgeois Normand, Mindy Marie Normand and husband, Chris Guidry of Opelousas, and Casey Lynn Normand and husband, Timmy Payne of Church Point; and five great grandchildren, Byron Anthony Normand, Christian Isaiah Normand, Chase Joseph Normand, all of Prairieville, Olivia Michelle Payne, and Aubry Marie Payne of Church Point. Preceded in death by her husband, Edward Joseph Wilson; her father, Raoul Benoit and mother, Eleza Moran Benoit; and granddaughter, Wendy Lynn Normand Pryer, all of Plaucheville, LA. Betty was a wonderful mother, full of life, and love for all. She loved her church, all of its members, and all of her friends at the Ascension Council on Aging. She looked forward to playing bingo with them. Her energetic, happy spirit, and love will be missed by all! Please visit the online guestbook at www.ascensionfuneral.com.
My deepest condolences to the family. Remember you are not alone at this difficult time. “God is our refuge and strength, a help that readily found in times of distress.” Psalm 46:1
Fly high my angel. You were an amazing grandmother who has blessed me with all of you knowledge on how to be the best woman, wife, daughter, friend, and all around person I can be. You have taught me how to love unconditionally and with no expectations. You have given me one of your greatest blessings to call me very own that came pre installed with everything you had to offer and more, that's my mom.
I've been blessed with 38 years of having you in my life, you have been the best grandmother on earth, because your my grandmother. Now your resting and I'm so so so happy for you. You rest my angle, tell everyone I say hello and I love and miss them and ill see you all when its my turn to walk those golden streets. Until then you sing as loud as you can, dance as much as you want and ill be there as soon as my turn is up. I love you Granny with all my heart.
Mindy & Christopher GuidryCarencro, LA
So sorry for your loss you will all be in my prayers.
Leigh McBabin 😘
Leigh BabinGonzales, LA
Special Prayers for the family, especially for Ricky. Thank you Ricky for all the help you have given me over the years.
Grace DupreCarencro, LA
I’m so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers
Melissa Darby DawsenCrosby, TX
Prayers for the family!
Rebecca cernichGonzales, LA